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Cemetery Testimony 3

Whitney Peng Emory College ‘21 Last friday, we paid a visit to the Seoul National Cemetery. It has been a long time since I last visited a cemetery, and it was definitely one of those places that brings up reverence and retrospection. We left at around 8:45 in the morning from the hospital, and together […]

Cemetery Testimony 2

Eva Blake Columbia University ‘20 On Friday, June 21st, the Global Affairs Interns headed to the Seoul National Cemetery to take part in a day of volunteering. Located in the Dongjak region of Seoul, the Seoul National Cemetery was the first National Cemetery in Korea. 165,000 citizens who gave their lives for their country are […]

Cemetery Testimony 1

Hoh Jun Choi Babson College ‘20 On June 21st, me and my fellow interns went to do volunteer work through the Jaseng Foundation Outreach Program to the Korean National Cemetery where the soldiers who lost their lives during the Korean war are memorialized. It was my first time going to the National Cemetery of Korea, […]

Dispensary Tour 5

Hoh Jun Choi Babson College ‘20 I’ve gone to the herbal dispensary on two different occasions, but each time I have gone, I learn something new. I do not have a medical background, nor do I see myself pursuing a future in medicine; however, the production of herbal medication at the Jaseng herbal dispensary and […]

Dispensary Tour 4

Eva Blake Columbia University ‘20 On Thursday, June 13th, the Global Affairs interns traveled to Jaseng’s herbal dispensary. While I’ve had relatively little experience with herbal medication, I had previously observed the care and attention administered by the medical staff at Jaseng hospital. Through this experience, I knew that not only would I learn about […]

Dispensary Tour 3

Lisa Kim As a Korean, I grew up being relatively familiar with the effects of traditional eastern medicine and herbal ingredients. Yet, I was somewhat cynical of how exactly individual medications were concocted and where these ingredients came from. Observing the production of herbal medications from start to finish allowed me to profoundly understand the […]

Osteopathic Medical Students from Michigan State University Visit Jaseng Hospital of Korean Medicine

“I am extremely impressed by the treatments and research achievements of Jaseng Hospital of Korean Medicine. I would love to come back and learn more about manual therapy at Jaseng in the future,” says an osteopathic medical student.   20 osteopathic medical students from Michigan State University visited Jaseng on October 24th, 2018 to experience […]

Bony Cartoon 16 – Jaseng Hospital of Korean Medicine

Beginning of Jaseng’s 30 years of non-invasive spine treatments Today in celebration of Jaseng’s 30th anniversary, I would like to tell you an old story~ After the Korean War, there were many injured and sick people. Proper doctors were rare to find. There was a skillful doctor who could practice both Western and Korean medicine. […]

Bony Cartoon 15 – Jaseng Hospital of Korean Medicine

Why do house chores cause more herniated discs? Dr. Spine, would you like to taste the food that I cooked? You’re doing household chores. What is happening with you? My mom’s disc has been extruded because of household chores… but chores that require lots of physical strength was my father’s job. I don’t know why […]

Bony Cartoon 14 – Jaseng Hospital of Korean Medicine

An extruded disc can be absorbed better Dr. Spine, my lower back is hurting so much… help me… Oh my… I think we better check your condition through an MRI MRI? Bony, do you see this? Your disc is extruded like this. What?! My disc has been extruded? I really wanted to avoid surgeries… But […]